The Willow in Autumn: Ryutei Tanehiko (Adams Papers #35) By Andrew Lawrence Markus Cover Image

The Willow in Autumn: Ryutei Tanehiko (Adams Papers #35) (Hardcover)

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In early 19th-century Japan - the silver age of Edo-period literature - Ryutei Tanehiko was a well-known author of popular illustrated fiction. This account of his life and works covers his early yomihon (lengthy romances of improbable perils and adventures) and his gokan (intricately plotted stories in simple language intended for a general audience).


Product Details
ISBN: 9780674953512
ISBN-10: 0674953517
Publisher: Harvard University Press
Publication Date: February 1st, 1992
Pages: 290
Language: English
Series: Adams Papers